Stories of the Reformation in Germany and England + Child’s Life of Luther – 2 Titles in 1


2 books in one

First published in 1850/1868

342 Pages



This is one of three books in a series dedicated to teaching the youth of Christianity’s rich history of martyrs and saints. We would recommend these for ages 9-14 (or above). This book is constructed with premium binding and paper, with a beautiful cover–made to last a lifetime! 


The main idea of the books has been to give a fair picture of Martin Luther – his words and actions – and to shew, in a measure, how they gradually affected England, as well as what was the state of England when his voice began to be heard in Germany.

Table of Contents:

1. Luther’s Childhood – Gathers Sticks with his Mother in the Wood

2. Luther’s Singing through the Villages with his Companions – His Journey to Eisenach – Erfurt – Finding a Copy of the Holy Scripture

3. Christmas-Eve at Castle Gray

4. Luther recovers, and settles at Wittenberg – In 1510 sets out for Rome

5. Henry VIII King of England – Visits Castle Gray – Thomas Bilney the Martyr

6. The Bible printed in England – Cranmer Archbishop

7. Nicholas Ridley, the Parson of Herne

8. Martin Luther leaves his Prison; returns to Wittenberg – His marriage in 1524; Teaching his Children

9. Edwards VI King of England – The Good Cause prospers – Edward’s Death in 1553

10. Lady Jane Grey – Orders from the Council against Heretics – Queen Mary’s Death, 1558

11. Edward Burton of Longnor – Parson Rough of Islington – Gray’s Journey to Islington – Afterwards to Longnor – Death of Burton – Death of Queen Mary

12. Elizabeth, Queen of England – Joy throughout the Land

A Child’s Life of Luther

A biography originally published by the American Tract Society in 1868

Interested in this title? Check out our other 2 youth books in the series:

Stories of the Covenanters in Scotland for Young People – 3 Titles in 1

Stories of the Huguenots in France and Italy For Young People – 3 titles in 1

Additional information

Weight 1.1 lbs
Dimensions 5 × 1 × 8 in